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Post #7201

How Big Really, 1940’s style

Our friend Will Wiles, erstwhile deputy editor of Icon and author of “Care of wooden floors” unearthed this brilliant vintage visualisation: the scale of the Golden Gate Bridge overlaid on central London.

The Golden Gate Bridge in London

It really is 70 years earlier!

Perhaps we should have called it “EMPHATIC COMPARISON”

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  • 1. Tim Bradshaw said on 2 August 2012...

    Having just moved from London to SF, this is tremendously pleasing. Well found.

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